Conservation and managing our collections
Looking after our collections
National Museums Liverpool holds more than 4 million objects across the collections of all our museums and galleries .
The care, conservation and technical research of objects in National Museums Liverpool's collections is undertaken by the collections management division. We combine our knowledge of materials and history of technology with state of the art facilities and scientific techniques to care for, research and interpret our collections. Follow the links below to find out more about what we do.
Find out about the specialist work of different conservation department.
Discover how our experts use special techniques to examine objects.
Have a look at the work of our conservators in this introductory video, which was made when the Conservation Centre first opened in 1996.